Consolidated November traffic announced for Copa Airlines and Aero Republica
Copa Holdings and its Copa Airlines and Aero Republica operating subsidiaries, have released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for November 2008.
System-wide passenger traffic (RPM) increased 12.4%, while capacity (ASM) increased 13.5%. System load factor for the month was 74.9%, a 0.7 percentage point (pp) decrease when compared with November 2007.
Separated out, Copa Airlines traffic (RPM) during November 2008 compared with November 2007 increased 15.3%, while capacity (ASM) increased 17.1%. This resulted in a load factor of 77.2%, a 1.2 pp decrease.
Aero Republica meanwhile reported a passenger traffic (RPM) drop of 2.8%, alongside a capacity (ASM) decrease of 1.7%. Load factor for the month was 63.2%, a 0.7 pp decrease when compared to November 2007.